Andrew Vorobyevite: government of the Moscow region
The Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov gave the start of the “Victory Forest”. He urged to plant trees in memory of veterans of the great Patriotic war, according to a press release received by the editors”.ru”.
“We started the campaign, when he participated around the suburbs only 1.5 thousand people. And for the third consecutive year it involved about 200 thousand. In every municipality, in every city we crack alleys, squares, new parks,” he said.
The event as honorary guests visited veterans of the great Patriotic war, in particular 92-year-old Ivan Pogodaev and 91-year-old Nasat Sadigov.
The head of Moscow suburbs together with a large family planted seedlings of pine and oak. In addition to the Governor and officials, the event was attended by the heads of major foreign companies.
For the planting of trees was prepared by 80 plots. All participants were given seedlings and working tools.
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